Ralph Hutton

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Ralph Hutton
Personal information
Full name Ralph Hutton
National team Canada
Born (1948-03-06) March 6, 1948 (age 69)
Ocean Falls, British Columbia
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 86 kg (190 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Backstroke, butterfly, freestyle, medley

Ralph Hutton (born March 6, 1948) is a former competition swimmer who represented Canada in three consecutive Olympic Games in 1964, 1968 and 1972. Hutton won a silver medal in the 400-metre freestyle at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.[1] Hutton won a total of 24 medals in international competitions, including the Summer Olympics, Commonwealth Games and Pan American Games. He was inducted in the International Swimming Hall of Fame as an "Honor Swimmer" in 1984.[2]

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  1. ^ Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Athletes, Ralph Hutton. Retrieved April 26, 2015.
  2. ^ International Swimming Hall of Fame, Honorees, Ralph Hutton (CAN). Retrieved April 26, 2015.